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Sat. Dec 8 Wainwright commemorates the 20th anniversary of his debut by performing material from Rufus Wainwright and Poses.
Alan Cumming: Legal ImmigrantStrathmore
Wed. Apr 24, 2019 The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself.
Yael Weiss: 32 Bright CloudsThe Mansion at Strathmore
Thu. Jan 24, 2019 32 Bright Clouds aims to harness music’s great power for unity and peace.
Funky Miracle - Groovin' On the Pike: After Hours At the LibraryColumbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Dec 7 New Orleans-style funk and blues are what's up when Funky Miracle is in the house!
The Hip Hop NutcrackerStrathmore
Dec. 18 – 19 A dozen all-star dancers, an on-stage DJ, and an electric violinist bring the traditional Nutcracker story to life in contemporary New York City.
Sun. Jan 20, 2019 Step Afrika! celebrates 25 years of stepping while paying homage to the company’s deep connections to South African dance, music, and culture.
King JohnFolger Theatre
Nov. 18 – Dec. 2 Aaron Posner directs this epic struggle of power and the turbulent reign of Shakespeare’s earliest king. With Kate Eastwood Norris as Philip the Bastard and Holly Twyford as Constance, Arthur’s tragic mother.
Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton MarsalisStrathmore
Dec. 14 – 15 Jazz up your holiday celebration with the legendary Marsalis!
Billy Elliot the MusicalSignature Theatre
Nov. 18, 2018 – Jan. 5, 2019 Based on the powerful and acclaimed film, Billy Elliot swept the Tony, Drama Desk, and Olivier awards for Best Musical, by combining a dynamic score by the legendary Elton John with sensational dance to create a heartwarming, inspirational and triumphant experience for the entire family.
Mannheim Steamroller ChristmasStrathmore
Sun. Dec 2 Experience the magic as the spirit of the season comes alive with dazzling multimedia effects and the signature sound of Mannheim Steamroller.
Home Free: A Country ChristmasStrathmore
Sun. Nov 25 The 5-man band has become known for their show-stopping performances that mix their signature no-instrument, all-vocal music with their quick-witted humor.
National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's MessiahThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 20 – 23
Miss SaigonThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 11, 2018 – Jan. 13, 2019
Simone Dinnerstein, pianoThe Kennedy Center
Thu. Dec 6
Nell GwynnFolger Theatre
Jan. 29 – Mar. 10, 2019
Ballet West: The NutcrackerThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 5 – 9
RSC Live: Troilus and CressidaFolger Theatre
Mon. Jan 14, 2019
A Christmas MesseFolger Theatre
Dec. 15 – 23
Leon Fleisher & FriendsThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Feb 9, 2019
The Play That Goes WrongThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 18, 2018 – Jan. 6, 2019
Matthew Bourne's New Adventures: CinderellaThe Kennedy Center
Jan. 15 – 20, 2019
First Chefs: Fame and Foodways from Britain to the AmericasFolger Shakespeare Library
Jan. 19 – Mar. 31, 2019
Royal Concertgebouw OrchestraThe Kennedy Center
Wed. Feb 13, 2019